Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Perfect Ending

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PERFECT ENDING (S4x40) 4C set Priscilla Burrage Cross Country Capers

1- 8 1s lead down, cross below 2s and cast behind 3s+4s to bottom, lead up cross above 3s and cast up behind 2s to original places
9-16 All dance double pass-through Promenade:
   1s+2s dance up, round and down Men's sides as 4s+3s dance down, round and up Ladies' side Men pass Men RSh also Ladies pass Ladies RSh back to places
17-24 All dance reels on 4 on sides
25-32 1s+2s dance ½ R&L (2 bars only), 1s+3s dance ½ R&L (2 bars), 1s+4s dance ½ R&L (2 bars) and all cross RH to own sides
33-40 All circle 8H round and back

(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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